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Statistics About The Most Painful Places For Tattoos

One study found that the most painful places for tattoos, in descending order, were the ribcage, ankle, and spine.

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"The groin area is known for being exceedingly painful for tattoos, mainly due to the sensitivity and proximity to genital areas."

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"Tattoos on the foot arch are ranked as highly painful due to the numerous nerve endings and thin skin."

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"The chest, especially over the sternum, is known for being very painful due to the thin skin and bone underneath."

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"Tattoos on the fingers are notorious for their high pain level because fingers have numerous nerve endings and thin skin."

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"Getting a tattoo on the head is extremely painful because of the thin skin and lack of muscle to cushion the needle."

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"Tattoos on the hips can be very painful because the skin is thinner and more sensitive."

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"The neck is a highly painful tattoo location due to the vast number of nerve endings and thin skin."

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"The ribcage is considered one of the most painful places to get a tattoo due to the thin skin and proximity to bones."

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"The armpit is ranked as extremely painful for tattoos because of the sensitivity of the skin and higher density of nerve endings."

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"Tattooing over the spine can be excruciatingly painful since the skin is thin and close to the spinal cord."

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"The back of the knee is extremely painful for tattoos due to the high concentration of nerve endings."

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"The inner bicep is another painful area for tattoos due to the skin's thinness and nerve density."

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"Tattoos on the stomach can be particularly painful because the skin is more tender and sensitive in this area."

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"The wrist is a common painful spot for tattoos because of the thin skin and close proximity to bones and tendons."

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"The ankle and shin are very painful tattoo spots due to the lack of flesh and the closeness of the bone to the skin."

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"Many people find the underboob area to be quite painful for tattoos due to the tenderness and thin skin."

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"The knee is very painful for tattoos, especially on the front and back sides, where the skin is close to the joint and bones."

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"The elbow is one of the most painful places for tattoos as the skin is directly over the bone with minimal cushioning."

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"The shin is particularly painful as the needle hits closer to the bone, causing more discomfort."

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"The face is another high-pain area for tattoos because of the sensitivity and high concentration of nerves."

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